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Introduction ...

Below are the newspapers that have been published in the vicinity of Oakland.

Our newspaper information for Oakland is based on data taken from the Chronicling America website. For more information, please see our description of the Chronicling America website.

We don't know of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Oakland. That said, we do have a list of papers that were published in the broader area surrounding Oakland. Our list contains 31 papers that were published within 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> of Oakland.

Newspapers Neighboring Oakland ...

The following newspapers were published within 12 miles [19.3 km] of Oakland.

The papers have been grouped by the community in which they were published, with the communities listed in order of their distance from Oakland.

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  • Lanett - 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south
  • Roanoke - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest
  • LaGrange (GA) - 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east
  • LaFayette - 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest

Published In Lanett [Chambers County]    [Map]  

(About 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south of Oakland)

  Chattahoochee Valley Times  

Years of publication: 1914 to 1950

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12049637

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Chattahoochee Valley Times

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044561

 
  The Chambers County News  

Years of publication: 1936 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12383132

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Chambers County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044836

 
  The Valley Daily Times-News  

Years of publication: 1950 to 1956

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12540808

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Catalog Card for The Valley Daily Times-News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044902

 
  The Valley Times-News  

Years of publication: 1956 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12038379

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Catalog Card for The Valley Times-News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044903

 
  The Valley Tribune  

Years of publication: 19?? to 1950

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12384611

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Catalog Card for The Valley Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044837

 
  Weekly Times News  

Years of publication: 1954 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12686776

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Catalog Card for the Weekly Times News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044998


Published In Roanoke [Randolph County]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Oakland)

 
  Randolph News  

Years of publication: 1909 to 19??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13991740

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Catalog Card for the Randolph News

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050324

 
  Roanoke Enterprise  

Years of publication: 1900 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365438

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Catalog Card for the Roanoke Enterprise

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050135

 
  The People's Voice  

Years of publication: 2005 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 166387050

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Catalog Card for The People's Voice

Holdings for: LCCN 2007215501

 
  The Randolph County News  

Years of publication: 1876 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12210363

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Catalog Card for The Randolph County News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044772

 
  The Randolph Leader  

Years of publication: 1892 to 1902

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13365713

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Catalog Card for The Randolph Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050136

 
  The Randolph Leader  

Years of publication: 1982 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9237931

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Catalog Card for The Randolph Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050139

 
  The Roanoke Herald  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 19261971

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Catalog Card for The Roanoke Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN89050013

 
  The Roanoke Leader  

Years of publication: 1902 to 1982

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13380225

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Catalog Card for The Roanoke Leader

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050137


Published In LaGrange (GA) [Troup County (GA)]    [Map]  

(About 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Oakland)

 
  La Grange Herald  

Years of publication: 1843 to 1845

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8805002

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Catalog Card for the La Grange Herald

Holdings for: LCCN SN82014930

 
  The Daily Bulletin  

Years of publication: 1862 to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 21403899

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Catalog Card for The Daily Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN90052359

 
  The Daily Reporter And Bulletin  

Years of publication: 18?? to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 17407829

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Catalog Card for The Daily Reporter And Bulletin

Holdings for: LCCN SN88083089

 
  The Graphic-shuttle  

Years of publication: 1929 to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20121527

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Catalog Card for The Graphic-shuttle

Holdings for: LCCN SN89053167

 
  The Graphic  

Years of publication: 188? to 190?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20042661

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Catalog Card for The Graphic

Holdings for: LCCN SN89053165

 
  The La Grange Reporter  

Years of publication: 184? to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 8822134

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Catalog Card for The La Grange Reporter

Holdings for: LCCN SN82015287

 
  The LaGrange Daily News  

Years of publication: 193? to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20042513

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Catalog Card for The LaGrange Daily News

Holdings for: LCCN SN89053169

 
  The LaGrange Graphic  

Years of publication: 190? to 1929

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20121398

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Catalog Card for The LaGrange Graphic

Holdings for: LCCN SN89053166

 
  The LaGrange News And Graphic-shuttle  

Years of publication: 19?? to 193?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 20121721

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The LaGrange News And Graphic-shuttle

Holdings for: LCCN SN89053168


Published In LaFayette [Chambers County]    [Map]  

(About 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest of Oakland)

 
  Chambers County Democrat  

Years of publication: 188? to 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12056445

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Chambers County Democrat

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044571

 
  Southern Sentinel  

The first year of publication was in 185?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12067592

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Southern Sentinel

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044577

 
  The Chambers Tribune  

Years of publication: 1849 to 186?

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10989051

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Chambers Tribune

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023515

 
  The East-Alabamian  

The first year of publication was in 184?, with an unknown end date

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12066920

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The East-Alabamian

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044576

 
  The LaFayette Sun  

Years of publication: 1880 to current

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 9509053

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The LaFayette Sun

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044545

 
  The Lafayette Clipper  

Years of publication: 1873 to 1879

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 10989102

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The Lafayette Clipper

Holdings for: LCCN SN84023516

 
  The People's Journal  

Published in 18??

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 13035816

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for The People's Journal

Holdings for: LCCN SN86050024

 
  Tri-Counties News  

Years of publication: 1930 to ????

Locate a copy thru WorldCat: OCLC 12686577

Locate a copy thru the Library of Congress:

Catalog Card for the Tri-Counties News

Holdings for: LCCN SN85044997

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Oakland. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Oakland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oakland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0137, Longitude: -85.2388     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Oakland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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